A 25 year old man has been arrested on suspicion of assault occasioning actual bodily harm and common assault.
The man was arrested following an incident near Crebilly Road, Ballymena on Wednesday evening.
Shortly after 7:15pm, it was reported that a man in his 40s had been stabbed. He was taken to a nearby hospital for injuries that are not believed to be life threatening.
The man was subsequently released on police bail pending further enquiries.